In a refreshing change of pace, last week brought good news to the climate front! The Department of the Interior announced it had chosen the University of Arizona to lead a newly established Climate Science Center (CSC), the fourth of eight planned regional CSCs. Defenders of Wildlife was instrumental in making this a reality.
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Wolves have been demonized and misunderstood for much of human history. We’ve addressed some of the more common myths in an attempt to clear the air, cultivate greater respect for these native animals, and increase awareness of the wolf’s proper place in the ecosystem.
That’s right folks, today begins Wolf Awareness Week 2010! Each day this week we’ll be sharing information about wolves to highlight the importance of protecting this imperiled animal.
Craig Miller in NY Times on coexisting with Mexican wolves; Defenders experts discuss wolves at SEJ conference in Missoula; Study shows healthy genetic exchange for wolves across the Northern Rockies.
Lauren Mowrey, wildlife champion and founder of a fan website for Twilight actor Alex Meraz, raises money to support Defenders and ensure a better future for wolves.